Current Programs

Exciting programs are being planned. Stay tuned!

Past Programs

Antique Identification
Sunday, November 6, 2016


Drop in to experience this unique program!
Registration is not required.

Have you ever wondered about the origins or purpose of your treasured possession? Join experts in the field of antiques, artefacts and art identification as they help unlock the hidden secrets, origins and value of your objects.

Location: Richmond Cultural Centre, Atrium Room, 7700 Minoru Gate
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: $5 per object up to a maximum of 3 objects.

No large furniture, books, coins or stamps please.

Eating Across Richmond Bus Tour

Interior of Britannia Shipyards' Chinese Bunkhouse exhibit.

Discover the city’s rich history while sampling delicious bites. Richmond’s migrant history has brought renown culinary talent from all parts of Asia and contributed to the city’s social fabric.

Hope aboard as we explore the regional variation of Chinese food through visits to

  • Ling Yen Mountain Temple
  • Gulf of Georgia Cannery, National Historic Site
  • Britannia Shipyards, National Historic Site
  • Aberdeen Centre and Parker Place, in the Golden Village

Date & Time: Saturday, July 9, 2016, 10:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (Lunch is included).

Please meet at the Richmond Cultural Centre, 7700 Minoru Gate, at the Minoru Blvd. Entrance. This is a 10 minute walk from the ISSCO Conference venue at Sheraton Vancouver Hotel & Convention Centre.

Cost: $40 per person

Register by phone at 604-247-8300 to pay by credit card. Please call Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m. or Saturday to Sunday, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Map of Bus Tour: The map will show you where to meet the bus and where the bus will stop on the bus tour.

Textile Conservation Workshop

Textile-Conservation-WorkshopAn opportunity for Museum professionals, students, textile artists and enthusiasts to learn about the care, preservation and restoration of textiles through hands on activities and demonstrations from Conservator, Rebecca Pavitt.

Date: Thursday, November 25, 2015
Time: 1:00-5:00 p.m.
Cost: $40
Registration Barcode: 1266608